Awareness Week

Pheo Para Awareness Week

August 22-26, 2022

Our Awareness Week will only be successful with your participation!

Superheroes unite!!  Use our toolkit to make the most of your pheo para superpowers during Awareness Week!

Mark Your Calendar for these Week-Of Events!

Pheo Para Surgery Webinar – Monday, August 22, at 5pm PT/8ET.  The American Association of Endocrine Surgeons will host a webinar in honor of Awareness Week. Get your surgery questions answered live by experts. At the time of the webinar, tune in via Facebook Live here!

IDEA Panel Discussion – Tuesday, August 23, at 12:30 PT/3:30 ET. The recently launched Inclusion, Diversity, Equity and Access (IDEA) Committee will host a panel discussion about the additional challenges some in the pheo para community have experienced due to factors like age, gender, race, language and ability. Register here!

Pheo vs. Fabulous Instagram Live – Tuesday, August 23 at 4pm PT/7 ET.  Our ever-phabulous phriend Miranda Simard will be broadcasting on Instagram Live with advice on how to find and nurture your inner superhero!  Tune in here!

Mindfulness and Pheo Para – Thursday, August 25 at 9am PT/noon ET.  Joins us as we welcome Denise Dempsey, who will help us wrap up Awareness Week by teaching us to quiet the stress in our lives through mindfulness.  Denise is the author of numerous publications and books including:  Mindfulness Meditations for Stress: 100 Simple Practices to Ease Tension and Find Peace.  Includes free book giveaways!  Register here!

Objectives of Awareness Week:

1. Inspire & empower pheo para constituents to tell their story

2. Raise awareness of the illness among health care providers

3. Educate pheo para patients and caregivers on the illness

4. Build understanding amongst constituents of the struggles of pheo para patients

We are #strongerunited and #pheoparaphearless!

View 2021 Awareness Week Video here!

View videos from the Inaugural 2020 Awareness Week here!



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